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Catherine CIRCLE\ZIRKLE

Female 1769/70 - 1854  (84 years)


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  • Name Catherine CIRCLE\ZIRKLE 
    Born 1769/70  Georges Lott, Frederick County, Maryland or Shenandoah Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 18 Feb 1854  Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I234  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 24 May 2005 

    Father George Adam ZIRKLE,   b. 1738, Indianfield, Montgomery Co., PA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1800, Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth RIDENOUR,   b. 17 May 1752, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. early in 1830  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 24 Jan 1765  Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 

    • "Families of Gallia County"
      Elisabeth is believed to be the daughter of Johannes Reitenauer and Elisabeth Herb, emigrants from the Palatinate.
      Settled in 1760 on the west side of the North branch of the Shenandoah River.

      Lutheran communicants who came into the Peind Kirch (Pine Church) to the holy evening meal when the Rev Paul Henkel (Hinkle) was pastor at New Market.

      Both George and wife made wills which are found in Will Books E & P in Shenandoah County, VA. Both mention all their children and spouses. George Adam left over 700 acres of land to his 3 sons as well as land to his daughters in addition to L25 each to his 5 youngest daughters to make them equal with the 2 eldest who had received money earlier. GA could write, his wife could not.

      Daughters married members of the Kipps, Meek, McCarty, Olinger, Hinkel, Houdeshall and Rup families.
    Family ID F469  Group Sheet

    Family Jonas McCARTY,   b. Abt 1765, SmithCreek, Shenandoah Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1849 in his 84th year, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1 Jan 1788  Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • Shenandoah Co, VA Marriage Records:
      Groom: McCarty, Jonas
      29 Dec 1787
      Bride: Zirkel, Cathrine

      Both buried in McCarty Cemetery, Cheshire Twp, Gallia Co, OH
      Jonas, 84y
      Catharine, 85y
      ~~~
      1800 Gallia Co census shows Jonas McCartte.
      1806 Gallia Co Resident Land Tax List: Jonas McCarty, range 14, Township 5, section 09, Cheshire twp.
      1808 (same)
      1810 100 acres & 100 acres
      1811 same
      1812 Chattels #562, 2 horses, 5 cattle, Cheshire twp
      1813 Gallia Co Resident Land Tax List: Jonas McCarty, [100 acres & 100 acres]
      1814 Gallia Co Resident Land Tax List: Jonas McCarty, Cheshire
      1816 Gallia Co Resident Land Tax List: Jonas McCarty, [100 acres & 100 acres]
      1817 Gallia Co Resident Land Tax List: Jonas McCarty, [100 acres & 100 acres]
      1818 Gallia Co Chattels #810: 1 house, 3 horses, 4 cattle, Cheshire
      1819 Gallia Co Chattles #689, 1 house, 2 horses, 5 cattle, Cheshire
      1820 Gallia Co Land Tax List, 14-5-01 [Cheshire]
      1821 Gallia Co Chattels, 1 house, 2 horses,9 cattle, Cheshire
      1822 Gallia Co Chattels, 1 house 2 horse, 8 cattle, Cheshire [deliquent and paid]
      1824 Gallia Co Chattels, 1 house, 1horse, 6 cattle, Cheshire
      1825 Gallia Co Chattels, 1 horse, 4 cattle, Cheshire

      1820 Gallia Co
      McCarty, James (Jonas?)
      1m 10-16 James
      1m 16-26 Ben ?
      1m 45+ Jonas age 55
      1f 0-10 Sophia
      2f 10-16 Rebecca
      1f26-45 Catherine age 50?
      1 engaged in agriculture

      ~~~
      1830 Gallia Co
      Jonas McCarty
      1 m 60-70
      1 f 15-20
      1 f 60-70

      1840 Gallia Co
      Jonas Mccarty, Sr
      1 m 70-80
      1 f 0-5
      1 f 20-30
      1 f 70-80
      ~~~
      Mc Curdy, William OH Northwest Terr 150 1788 Residence List

      1850 Gallia Co Census, Cheshire Twp
      Jonas McCarty, 58, farmer, $1000 VA
      Ester, 59, VA
      Catharine, 80 MD
    Children 
     1. George Adam McCarty,   b. 10 Feb 1788, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1877  (Age 89 years)
     2. Jonas MCCARTY, Sr,   b. 7 Oct 1791, VA Shenandoah? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1851  (Age 59 years)
     3. David McCarty,   b. Abt 1792,   d. Bef 12 Nov 1828, Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)
     4. John McCarty,   b. 1 Apr 1798,   d. 22 Sep 1825, Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     5. Mary McCarty,   b. Between 1790 and 1800,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Eve McCarty,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Benjamin McCarty,   b. 5 Feb 1800, Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1887, Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     8. James McCarty,   b. 19 Jan 1803,   d. 18 Jul 1887  (Age 84 years)
     9. Rebecca McCarty,   b. Abt 1805, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Silas McCarty,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Elizabeth McCarty,   b. 18 Jan 1810, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1899, Youngstown, Ohio, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     12. Sophia McCarty,   b. 18 Apr 1813, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1890  (Age 77 years)
    Family ID F42  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Jan 1788 - Shenandoah County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Feb 1854 - Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S7] Gravestone.

    2. [S89] Fran Green Daniels.

    3. [S207] Shenandoah County Ministers Returns.